Bosnian Operator Expands 3G Coverage
Published on: 24th Sep 2009
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B H Telecom, the largest operator in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Ericsson Nikola Tesla have signed new contracts amountin g to HRK 32 million (USD6.5 million). The contracts are related to the extension of 3G network, as well as to the upgrade of the core network of BH Telecom.
The contract covers the delivery, installation and integration of the equipment, i.e. it is made on the turn key principle. The realization of the above projects starts immediately.
Gordana Kovacevic, MSc EE, made comments on the above signed contracts: "I'm very pleased, that on the basis of further extension of BH Telecom 3G network, we shall enable the offering of the advanced 3G services to the considerably larger number of Bosnia and Herzegovina citizens. This achievement is the result of the strategic commitment of BH Telecom to introduce new technologies, and simultaneously it confirms the excellent cooperation between the two companies."
Sweden's Ericsson owns 49% of Ericsson Nikola Tesla, with the rest held by investors and floated on the Zagreb Stock Exchange.